Ag Mags & Terra Nova Readers
What are Ag Mags and where can you get them?
Ag Mags are 4 pages, full-colored "news magazines." Each issue covers a specific agricultural topic along with math, science, social studies, and language arts activities. They come in a package of 30. They are FREE for Illinois teachers! Order any issue you would like, read them in the classroom, send them home, or keep them from year to year. All Ag Mags can be viewed at: http://www.agintheclassroom.org. The Ag Mags we have available in stock are listed below.
Terra Nova Readers
To examine agriculture as it relates to Math, Science, Social Studies, Language and Writing. These commodity readers and sample student questions have been developed and made available for teachers to implement. Designed to mirror the Terra Nova Test, these reads are a way to expose students to more non-fiction based texts. The questions can be answered using the text and are designed to take about 10 minutes per area.
We propose the following structure for implementing this program·
PLEASE NOTE THAT AN ANSWER COMPONENT IS LOCATED AT THE BACK OF EACH SECTION.